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A Political Dialogue: Iowa's Women Legislators oral histories

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0089
Abstract Interviews with Iowa women legislators conducted by Suzanne O'Dea Schenken.
Dates: 1988-1993

Alberta Metcalf Kelly papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0176
Abstract High school English teacher who was active in state and national Democratic Party politics during the 1950s and 1960s.
Dates: 1899-1994

Anna Cochrane Lomas papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0053
Abstract Republican National Committeewoman in the 1950s and 1960s from Red Oak, Iowa.
Dates: 1917-1991

Betty Jean Clark papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0153
Abstract Iowa legislator from 1976 to 1990.
Dates: 1935-1994

Betty Jean Furgerson papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0111
Abstract Teacher, social worker, human rights commission director, and university regent from Waterloo.
Dates: 1921-2010

Betty Mae Page correspondence

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: IWA0281
Abstract Waterloo, Iowa resident who served on Governor Ray's Commission on the Status of Women.

Arrangement One folder, shelved in SCVF.
Dates: 1969-1996

Beverly A. Hannon papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0065
Abstract Two-term Iowa state senator. Hannon chaired the Human Resources Committee and was instrumental in founding the Iowa Women's Foundation in Iowa City.
Dates: 1968-2015

Black Hawk County Democratic Women's Organization (Iowa) records

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0545
Abstract The group formed in 1956 to help elect Democratic candidates.
Dates: 1956-1977

Black Hawk County Women's Political Caucus records

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0734
Abstract Organized in 1973, members supported a number of feminist initiatives including economic equalty and the ERA.
Dates: 1973-1980; 1973-1980

Bonnie J. Campbell papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0368
Abstract Chair of Iowa's Democratic Party from 1987 to 1991 and first woman to serve as Iowa's Attorney General from 1990 until 1994.
Dates: 1992-1999

Campaign to Add Women to the Iowa Constitution records

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0400
Abstract Organization formed to work for passage of Iowa state ERA.
Dates: 1978-1998

Carolyn "Kay" Bucksbaum papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0591
Abstract Civic activist involved in the Jewish community, the Des Moines symphony, the League of Women Voters, and the Proteus Club.
Dates: 1949-1998

Cecile Cooper papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0006
Abstract Civil rights worker in Davenport.
Dates: 1964-1998

Charlene Conklin papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0004
Abstract Member of the Iowa House of Representatives,1967 to 1969, and the Iowa Senate, 1969 to 1973.
Dates: 1954-1981

Church Women United in Iowa records

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0003
Abstract Ecumenical organization.
Dates: 1933-2018

Clinton County Women's Political Caucus records

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0556
Abstract Local branch of the Iowa Women's Political Caucus.
Dates: 1973-1977

Connie McBurney

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0888
Abstract Journalist and 1996 congressional candidate.
Dates: 1996-2002

Democratic Activist Women's Network, District 1 records

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0602
Abstract Organization created to recruit, educate, and elect Democratic women to public office in Iowa.
Dates: 1981-2009

Denise O'Brien papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0156
Abstract Organic farmer and political activist who served as president of National Family Farm Coalition.
Dates: 1964-2006

Dorothy Carpenter papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0278
Abstract Republican who served in Iowa House of Representatives from 1980 to 1994.
Dates: 1979-1995

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Archives (groupings) 106
Personal papers 74
Photographs 69
20th century 55
Iowa 54
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1971-1980 41
1981-1990 41
Political campaigns 38
Speeches 38
2001-2010 33
Cultural artifacts 33
1991-2000 32
Administrative records 32
Political participation 30
Legislators 29
Sound recordings 28
Scrapbooks 27
Women -- Societies and clubs 24
Women in public life 24
Women's rights 24
Equal rights amendments 22
Correspondence 21
Des Moines (Iowa) 20
Video recordings 19
Political candidates 17
Women 15
Iowa City (Iowa) 14
Oral histories 14
Feminism 11
Political activists 10
Politicians 10
Teachers 10
Abortion 9
Community activists 9
Feminists 9
1961-1970 8
African American women -- Iowa 8
Equality before the law 8
Families 8
Legislation 8
Local government 8
Pacifism 8
Sex discrimination against women 8
African American women 7
Community education 7
Diaries 7
Peace 7
Black Hawk County (Iowa) 6
Civic leaders 6
Jewish women -- Iowa 6
Memoirs 6
Rural women 6
Social workers 6
Teaching 6
Women in agriculture 6
Caucus 5
Civil rights 5
College students 5
Johnson County (Iowa) 5
Lawyers 5
Municipal government 5
Posters 5
Slides (photographs) 5
Autobiographies 4
Bisexuals 4
City council members 4
Civil rights workers 4
Discrimination in employment 4
Gays 4
Government employees 4
Jewish women 4
Law 4
Lesbians 4
Mayors 4
Sex role 4
Sexual minorities 4
Social service 4
Transgender people 4
Volunteers 4
Washington (D.C.) 4
Waterloo (Iowa) 4
Women in education 4
1951-1960 3
African Americans 3
Authors 3
Businesswomen 3
Cedar Falls (Iowa) 3
Cedar Rapids (Iowa) 3
Chicago (Ill.) 3
County officials and employees 3
Davenport (Iowa) 3
Education 3
Educators 3
Farmers 3
Federal government 3
Jasper County (Iowa) 3
Newton (Iowa) 3
Pacifists 3
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Language
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Names
Democratic Party (Iowa) 17
Iowa. General Assembly. House of Representatives 16
Republican Party (Iowa) 16
Iowa. General Assembly. Senate 12
League of Women Voters of Iowa 7
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University of Iowa 6
Iowa Women's Political Caucus 5
Iowa Commission on the Status of Women 4
O'Dea, Suzanne, 1950- 4
Republican National Committee (U.S.) 4
Republican Party (U.S. : 1854- ) 4
State University of Iowa 4
Grinnell College 3
Iowa. General Assembly 3
National Organization for Women. Iowa 3
National Women's Political Caucus (U.S.) 3
Ray, Robert D., 1928- 3
Smith, Mary Louise 3
American Association for the United Nations 2
Anderson, Margaret, 1928- 2
Branstad, Terry E. 2
Chapman, Kathleen Halloran, 1937- 2
Clark, Betty Jean, 1920-2005 2
Cohen, Gertrude, 1913- 2
Conklin, Charlene, 1929- 2
Conlin, Roxanne Barton, 1944- 2
Des Moines Art Center 2
Doderer, Minnette, 1923-2005 2
Drake University 2
Governor Ray's Commission on the Status Of Women (Iowa) 2
Hammond, Johnie, 1932- 2
Hannon, Beverly A., 1932- 2
Harper, Patricia, 1932- 2
Iowa ERA Coalition 2
Larsen, Sonja, 1941- 2
League of Women Voters (Des Moines, Iowa) 2
Lipsky, Joan, 1919-2015 2
Lloyd-Jones, Jean, 1929- 2
Miller, Elizabeth R. (Elizabeth Ruby), 1905-1988 2
National Organization for Women 2
National Organization for Women. Dubuque Chapter 2
National Organization for Women. Johnson County-Iowa City Chapter 2
Neuhauser, Mary C., 1934- 2
Noun, Louise R. 2
Older Women's League (U.S.) 2
Orr, Joann, 1923-2017 2
Republican National Convention 2
Shivvers, Vera, 1897-1990 2
Torrence-Laughlin, Janis, 1926-2014 2
University of Iowa. Libraries. Iowa Women's Archives 2
Zastrow, Katherine Mull Falvey, 1904-1997 2
Adams, Janet, 1937- 1
Algona High School (Algona, Iowa) 1
American Association of University Women 1
American Patients Association 1
Anderson, Helen 1
Anderson, Ruth Bluford, 1921-2013 1
Association of Trial Lawyers of America 1
Association of Trial Lawyers of Iowa 1
Attlee, C. R. (Clement Richard), 1883-1967 1
Attlee, Felicity 1
Attlee, Martin 1
Attlee, Violet 1
Baxter, Elaine, 1933- 1
Beatty, Linda, 1942- 1
Benedict Home (Des Moines, Iowa) 1
Black Hawk County Democratic Women's Organization (Iowa) 1
Black Hawk County Women's Political Caucus (Iowa) 1
Bloom, Amy 1
Bock, Lena Belle, 1904-2007 1
Boyd, Nancy Shimanek, 1947- 1
Brain family 1
Brandt, Diane, 1938- 1
Bridenstine, Jeanne, 1923- 1
Brigance, Linda 1
Brown, Paula Watts, 1909-1974 1
Brown, Ralph 1
Bucksbaum, Carolyn 1
Buhr, Florence, 1933- 1
Burleson, Jane, 1928- 1
Bush, George, 1924- 1
Campaign to Add Women to the Iowa Constitution 1
Campbell, Bonnie J., 1948- 1
Carl, Janet, 1948- 1
Carpenter, Dorothy, 1933- 1
Catholic Interracial Council (Davenport, Iowa) 1
Center for the American Woman and Politics (Eagleton Institute of Politics) 1
Chicago Housing Authority 1
Christian Children's Fund 1
Chrysalis Foundation 1
Church Women United in Iowa 1
Clinton County Women's Political Caucus (Iowa) 1
Cochrane, William, 1867-1941 1
Collins, Susan 1
Collison, Margaret Davis, 1921-2014 1
Conflict and Civility in Political Discourse Symposium (2011 : University of Iowa) 1
Cooper, Cecile, 1900-1997 1
Corning, Joy, 1932- 1
Cothorn, Marguerite, 1909-1998 1
Crabb, Helen M., 1916- 1
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